Cartwheel Art Tours Coverage: Neighborhood Explorations in DTLA, with Cartwheel Art Tours Host – Montana Mills
“Pull Ink at the studio of the “Warhol of the West”, Modern Multiples”
Montana Mills, an international art auctioneer and nephew to the legendary artist and printmaker Richard Duardo, of Modern Multiples, a historic fine art print studio, hosted groups from the Airbnb Open, on Thursday November 17th’s Neighborhood Explorations with Cartwheel Art Tours. The Neighborhood Explorations, were curated and produced by Cartwheel Art Tours founder, Cindy Schwarzstein. Modern Multiples has been a favorite stop as an immersive experience on past tours with Cartwheel Art Tours.
At Modern Multiples, print studio and living private archive, Montana spoke to the groups about the more than 400 artists who have printed with Duardo, including Shepard Fairey, David Hockney, John Van Hamersveld, Carlos Almaraz, Frank Romero, Patsy Valdez, Gronk, “Chaz” Bojorquez, Retna, Blek le Rat, and even the ever-elusive Banksy (just to name a few).
It was also at Modern Multiples. where guests met master printer Ivan Alpuche who provided a hands-on demo in serigraphy, while assistant printer John Tallacksen and crew answered questions before guests actually got their hands dirty and pulled ink to create their own serigraph.
Contact Cindy to have her organize a unique and immersive experience, with Montana, for your private group or organization.